Elective Title: 93GO820 — INTRODUCTION TO MINIMALLY INVASIVE GYNECOLOGIC SURGERY
This elective is designed to give the students a unique experience in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery (MIGS). The curriculum is designed to broaden the student
Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Kellie Hindman (email@example.com)
Director: Jon Hathaway, M.D., Ph.D.
Location: IU Health University Hospital and Eskenazi Health Services (Indianapolis)
Other Faculty: Kelly Kasper M.D, Marguerite Shepard M.D.
- 1) Explain the advantages and disadvantages of different energy sources commonly used during laparoscopic surgery by completing the module
- Clinical Performance Evaluation Form; (Students will be assessed on the number of hours spent on the laparoscopic trainer, the improvement in manual dexterity as measured by the trainer, their comfort with discussing the topics in the required reading and their performance in the OR/office procedure clinic. There are no exams or presentations but there will be one on one discussions of the reading material).
Prerequisites: 4th year status
Availability with Max Students per Month:
Duty Hours: 35
Time Distribution: 70% Clinical, 15% Lecture/Seminar, 15% Library
Elective Type Category: CP - Clinical Practice
Notes and Enrollment Information:
This elective is handled through the match. Post-match results, all additions and drops for OBGYN electives must be approved through Kellie Hindman, OBGYN Clerkship Coordinator. To be placed on the waitlist for this course, please contact Kellie (firstname.lastname@example.org or 317-948-7438). Vacancies will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
Third Year Elective? No
Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning
Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: None
Service Learning Included: None